Industrial storage bins are a decorative way to organize your home. Use baskets and trays to keep tidy clothes closet, organize CDs, movies and books, archival photographs and documentation, or toilet and makeup toiletries. You can find baskets and containers in many sizes and shapes in stores, or buy them in thrift stores and garage sales. Baskets and decorated containers can become an attractive part of your home furnishings. spray paint mismatched baskets and containers to coordinate instantly. Use black or pastel paint for a country look. Choose white, black or metallic color for most modern decoration. Wash basket or container with soap and water to remove dust and dirt and let it dry thoroughly before painting.
If you are painting plastic containers, choose an aerosol paint designed specifically for plastic. Cover industrial storage bins with matching or coordinating fabrics. Choose colors that complement decoration of your existing house. For a country look, use a striped fabric and a coordinating floral. Modern decoration calls for small prints or geometric patterns. Use adhesive spray to adhere tissue to containers. To cover baskets, cut a large piece of cloth and fix basket in center.
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Gather fabric around industrial storage bins and fold edges inwards. Tie a strip of fabric or coordinating ribbon around top edge of basket to hold fabric in place. Line of basket with more cloth. If outside of box or basket is in good shape, you can use ribbon to add a decorative touch and match sets of baskets or boxes from different sources. Use satin or grosgrain ribbon. Widest tape — up to 3 inches wide — looks better in large containers. Choose narrow tape for containers and small baskets. Place container tape with hot glue. Knit ribbon in and out of openwork baskets and tie in an arch on top or side of basket.